Eligibility to Win Prizes
Volunteering with Urban Forestry provides several opportunities to win prizes, including:
- Enter a raffle for door prizes at each event, just for participating!
- Earn additional entries into a larger annual raffle, number of entries increasing with each event attended! (Learn more on the Volunteer Group of the Year page - must attend Arbor Day Tree Planting at end of March to win)
- Earn points for your community group, with a chance of winning the Volunteer Group of the Year award!
Volunteer Event Schedule
View this season's volunteer event schedule below. Signup sheets will be posted as an event draws near, and additional details about projects will be included on the signup.
What Should Volunteers Bring?
- Close-toed shoes
- Weather appropriate, comfortable clothing
- Sun protection and insect repellent
- Tools, if available (Urban Forestry will provide tools as well)
Urban Forestry will provide complimentary work gloves (bring them with you to future events!), hand sanitizer, and a limited number of tools. Out of precaution for COVID-19, we request that volunteers bring their own drinking water to events at this time.
Sometimes weather or other factors cause changes in event details. All event updates will be posted on Urban Forestry's Facebook page, and notifications will be sent out via the online signups. Be sure to check there for any changes in plans or cancellations.